A lot on the line for CF Montreal against Crew

CF Montreal and the host Columbus Crew don’t want others to decide their fate when they meet in the regular-season finale Saturday in Ohio. Montreal (12-16-5, 41 points) is in a more precarious position with a postseason berth on the line. The Crew (15-9-9, 54 points) have already clinched a spot but would like to secure home-field advantage for a first-round, best-of-three series, which goes to the top four teams in each conference. Columbus is

Timbers, CF Montreal meet to stay above playoff lines

The Portland Timbers will ride the wave of a seven-match unbeaten run into Saturday’s road game against CF Montreal, who are winless in their past seven contests. Portland (11-11-10, 43 points) lost its first match under interim coach Miles Joseph late last month but hasn’t lost since, going 5-0-2 in its past seven matches. The Timbers head into the penultimate match of the season in seventh place in the Western Conference, with a chance to

Dynamo visit CF Montreal as both sides chase playoffs

Two sides looking to secure their holds on a playoff spot will go head to head when the Houston Dynamo visit CF Montreal on Wednesday. Houston (12-11-8, 44 points) heads north of the border in fifth place in the Western Conference table, one point behind fourth place and just two points out of second. The race is tight behind it as well, just one point up on seventh place, two ahead of eighth and three